Registered Nurse Cheryl Annette Wages, RN, BSN, MSN who Provides Care for the Mississippi Area

Get to know Registered Nurse Cheryl Annette Wages, who serves patients within Sanctuary Hospice House.

Cheryl currently practices as a Registered Nurse with the Sanctuary Hospice House and is affiliated with the North Mississippi Medical Center, Inc. She holds an expertise in Hospice, Charge Nurse, Case Management, Emergency Room, Medical Surgical, Nephrology, Orthopedics, Intensive Care Unit, and Step Down.

At Sanctuary Hospice their goal is to always provide the same love and compassion that we have become known for showing those we serve that when time is limited, life doesn’t have to be. They work with those we serve helping them to feel loved, to be pain free and to find the comfort they need to help them from the passage from this life to the next.

Cheryl graduated with her nursing degree and Nursing Degree Certification from the Itawamba Community College in 1991, giving her two decades experience in her field. Furthering her education she completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of North Alabama in 1999 and her Master of Science in Nursing from the Walden University in 2016.

To stay up to date in her field, Cheryl remains a professional member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) has the information, tools and resources needed. Shaped by the shared vision and challenges of the growing NP community, AANP aims to empower all NPs to advance quality health care through practice, education, advocacy, research and leadership.

The main role of a registered nurse is to assist physicians in providing treatment to patients suffering from various medical conditions. While their primary responsibilities will involve caring for patients, their specific job duties will vary depending on your employer and specialization. While a majority of registered nurses work at hospitals they are not limited to that setting, they can also work in clinics, schools, assisted living facilities, homes, schools and more. They must also stay up-to-date with new tools and technology to help provide the best care to patients and families, and the best support to doctors and other healthcare professionals. Registered nurses must possess excellent communication, emotional intelligence, teamwork, problem-solving and critical-thinking skills.

Cheryl attributes her professional success to her love of what she does. When not working she enjoys shopping, Family Time, Spending Time with Retired Nurses in Her Community, and Watching Movies.

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